Turning a Crochet Hook by Glenn Feltis

January 2019 Meeting

Starting with Square Stock
Starting with Square Stock
Turning The end
Turning The end
Starting to Part Off
Starting to Part Off
Starting to shape it
Starting to shape it
Sanding the Handle
Sanding the Handle
Done
Done
Almost Off
Almost Off
Parting off
Parting off
Starting out with a piece of Stock
Starting out with a piece of Stock

 This was an excellent demonstration! As you can see by the people crowded around the lathe. Glenn makes a lot of these hooks and sells them everywhere. a great example of a special project and can be done on a small lathe. Also of note is this is one of Glenn's first demonstrations

Turning a "Femisphere" by Peter Sporring              February 17 2020

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Peter describes how he will turn this strange looking object.

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We start with 2 pieces of wood twice as wide as it is thick, and 2 times as long as it is wide.

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then mount it and turn a cylinder

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Turn the cylinder a constant diameter

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this is the pattern for the Femisphere

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Carefully measure and mark the centreline of the cylinder.

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transfer the rest of the points from the drawing onto the cylinder.

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This is where we draw the radius of the cove

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Cut out the pattern and use itfor a template.

Hands on Turning Day March 21 2019

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Hands on Turning Day March 21 2019